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Literature, Language Arts, Reading

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Standards for Grade(s): 6-12

Performance/Lecture: Juan Felipe Herrera.
Date: 9/14/2005 Hits/Views: 53,713
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Neurosurgeon Allan J. Hamilton
Date: 7/7/2008 Hits/Views: 82,702
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Words and songs honoring Tomas Rivera
Date: 9/7/2005 Hits/Views: 18,291
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Robert Reich on his writing and process.
Date: 12/1/2008 Hits/Views: 119,144
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how the Bible explains the problem of human suffering.
Date: 7/28/2008 Hits/Views: 124,491
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Author, editor, and publisher speaks at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/6/2012 Hits/Views: 28,280
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Reading from translation of Aimé Césaire's of poetry.
Date: 2/20/2012 Hits/Views: 70,615
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Jeff Stetson on "Blood on the Leaves"
Date: 6/29/2005 Hits/Views: 52

Victor Villasenor on "Burro Genius"
Date: 6/22/2005 Hits/Views: 64

Reading from "Dreams of Significant Girls."
Date: 4/9/2012 Hits/Views: 82,801
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Cartoonist Gene Yang, creator of graphic novels.
Date: 3/14/2011 Hits/Views: 26,565
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Acclaimed author of 19 books.
Date: 6/18/2012 Hits/Views: 192,981
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Lively student readings.
Date: 8/6/2012 Hits/Views: 153,805
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California Poet Laureate at UC Berkeley.
Date: 1/16/2006 Hits/Views: 13,913
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Poet reads her work at UC Berkeley.
Date: 4/4/2011 Hits/Views: 29,633
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Poet reads new work at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/20/2011 Hits/Views: 37,432
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A reading of "ascension" by giovanni singleton.
Date: 5/14/2012 Hits/Views: 54,790
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Contemporary British poet.
Date: 6/11/2012 Hits/Views: 83,034
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UC Berkeley students read original poetry.
Date: 8/15/2011 Hits/Views: 59,120
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Blogger/author on differences in writing for web vs page.
Date: 4/23/2012 Hits/Views: 31,790
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Literature in its historical and social context.
Date: 7/21/2008 Hits/Views: 88,098
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UC Berkeley students read short excerpts from their work.
Date: 8/6/2012 Hits/Views: 69,112
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historian and novelist Michael Oren
Date: 12/23/2011 Hits/Views: 19,350
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Standards for Grade(s): 9-12

Best-selling author on being a "storyteller for life."
Date: 4/25/2000 Hits/Views: 24,765
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Standards for Grade(s): 9-10

Author Edwidge Danticat on her early years and influences
Date: 11/25/2011 Hits/Views: 28,886
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Standards for Grade(s): 9-12

Author Annie Barrows reads from her work.
Date: 5/10/2010 Hits/Views: 50,266
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Reading from "Barrio Bushido."
Date: 2/13/2012 Hits/Views: 29,449
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Author reads and discusses his work.
Date: 4/13/2011 Hits/Views: 42,221
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Daniel Handler, aka Lemony Snicket, reads from his work.
Date: 5/3/2010 Hits/Views: 61,671
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Standards for Grade(s): 9-10

Edwidge Danticat reads selections from "The Dew Breaker."
Date: 10/4/2004 Hits/Views: 55,754
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Standards for Grade(s): 9-12

Author best known for her detective fiction.
Date: 3/7/2011 Hits/Views: 31,650
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Gary Snyder reads from his work
Date: 5/4/2009 Hits/Views: 85,471
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Poet Graham Foust reads from his work
Date: 4/12/2010 Hits/Views: 40,603
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Faculty and staff read a favorite poem.
Date: 4/25/2011 Hits/Views: 52,842
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Poems by Nobel Prize-winning Polish poet, Czeslaw Milosz.
Date: 12/19/2011 Hits/Views: 61,052
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Student poets read from their work.
Date: 7/26/2010 Hits/Views: 48,159
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Award winning author reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/13/2011 Hits/Views: 42,006
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Bestselling author Michelle Richmond reads at Berkeley.
Date: 6/14/2010 Hits/Views: 55,323
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Author and journalist describes his work covering wars.
Date: 4/23/2012 Hits/Views: 48,216
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Alameddine reads from his new novel.
Date: 11/8/2010 Hits/Views: 47,444
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Standards for Grade(s): 9-10

Examines the play centering on two minor characters from Shakespeare's Hamlet.
Date: 11/4/2002 Hits/Views: 1,630
Standards for Grade(s): 9-12

Sara Houghteling reads from her novel.
Date: 5/24/2010 Hits/Views: 35,173
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Dreyfus and Kelly on their book "All Things Shining."
Date: 5/23/2011 Hits/Views: 102,457
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Gurcharan Das on "The Difficulty of Being Good."
Date: 2/7/2011 Hits/Views: 70,893
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The role of food in literature.
Date: 6/8/2009 Hits/Views: 431,247
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Readings from UC Berkeley campus.
Date: 9/12/2011 Hits/Views: 24,568
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Highly acclaimed writer of science fiction.
Date: 7/11/2000 Hits/Views: 23,078
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Author speaks at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/23/2011 Hits/Views: 49,221
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Standards for Grade(s): 11-12

Author on finding humor in daily life.
Date: 4/2/2007 Hits/Views: 200,691
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Author Ray Bradbury talks about his craft.
Date: 4/10/2001 Hits/Views: 56,144
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End of WWII in Pacific.
Date: 2/6/2006 Hits/Views: 7,316
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Noted Native American author from 1993.
Date: 1/21/1997 Hits/Views: 52,422
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how literature and culture make sense of the past
Date: 8/18/2008 Hits/Views: 37,156
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Author on growing up in Mao's China.
Date: 3/17/2008 Hits/Views: 57,868
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Author Gay Talese with Dean Nelson
Date: 4/14/2008 Hits/Views: 79,749
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"The Devil's Highway" author on his search for identity.
Date: 4/13/2009 Hits/Views: 299,835
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Author's stories about writing.
Date: 4/24/2001 Hits/Views: 211,725
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Group of guerilla-type poets.
Date: 9/15/2003 Hits/Views: 2,919
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One of the significant Irish poets and scholars of our time, Maire MacEntee, discusses the influences that led to her becoming a poet.
Date: 12/24/2001 Hits/Views: 4,041
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Dr. Leonard Shlain on his career as a surgeon & author.
Date: 3/16/2009 Hits/Views: 92,663
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Berkeley faculty and authors read from their work.
Date: 12/15/2008 Hits/Views: 65,000
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Author reads at the UC Berkeley library.
Date: 1/19/2009 Hits/Views: 42,440
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Dana Gioia on the state of poetry in American culture with readings from his and other's works.
Date: 7/9/2001 Hits/Views: 4,876
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Performance art combining ASL signing, mime, movement and spoken word.
Date: 9/21/2001 Hits/Views: 57,063
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Nobel Laureate Jose Saramago.
Date: 7/22/2002 Hits/Views: 119,217
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Pulitzer prize winning author.
Date: 6/26/2001 Hits/Views: 103,365
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Rita Dove, former Poet Laureate of the U.S.
Date: 2/12/1999 Hits/Views: 9,658
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Poet Jane Hirschfield at UC Santa Barbara.
Date: 4/2/2001 Hits/Views: 13,389
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Pulitzer-Prize-winning author
Date: 7/3/2001 Hits/Views: 1,765
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Judith Freeman reads from her work.
Date: 4/13/2009 Hits/Views: 54,024
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The lives of writers C. S. Lewis and J.R. R. Tolkien
Date: 8/18/2003 Hits/Views: 35,113
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Poet Amiri Baraka.
Date: 4/14/2008 Hits/Views: 126,792
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Poet Arthur Sze
Date: 4/28/2008 Hits/Views: 33,513
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Poetry Reading
Date: 3/14/2005 Hits/Views: 2,522
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Poet Brenda Hillman explores human consciousness.
Date: 9/8/2003 Hits/Views: 2,140
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Reading by poet Cornelius Eady.
Date: 10/6/2003 Hits/Views: 62,099
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Poet Dan Bellm reads from his work.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 40,587
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The poetry of David St. John.
Date: 4/12/2004 Hits/Views: 2,392
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World-renowned poet Diane di Prima
Date: 5/5/2008 Hits/Views: 58,326
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Poet Dunya Mikhail reads her work
Date: 4/23/2007 Hits/Views: 48,582
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Poet Eavan Boland reads from her work
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 52,846
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Poetry reading.
Date: 3/28/2005 Hits/Views: 6,778
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Poetry reading.
Date: 1/10/2005 Hits/Views: 2,171
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Poetry reading.
Date: 11/1/2004 Hits/Views: 24,575
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Poet Jack Marshall reads his work
Date: 3/12/2007 Hits/Views: 34,497
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Poet Jessica Fisher reads from her work.
Date: 5/12/2008 Hits/Views: 50,855
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Author John Matthias
Date: 4/7/2008 Hits/Views: 50,003
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UC Berkeley faculty read and discuss their favorite poems
Date: 1/12/2004 Hits/Views: 1,967
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Berkeley faculty read and discuss favorite poems.
Date: 10/11/2004 Hits/Views: 44,165
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UC Berkeley faculty introduce and read a favorite poem.
Date: 2/17/2010 Hits/Views: 105,982
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Beat Poet Ferlinghetti reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 1/23/2006 Hits/Views: 19,685
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Poet Lisa Chen reads from her work.
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 43,436
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Poet Li Young Lee fuses memory and culture in his work.
Date: 9/15/2003 Hits/Views: 5,542
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Poet Luis Rodriguez.
Date: 9/29/2003 Hits/Views: 4,901
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The poetry of Lyn Hejinian
Date: 4/19/2004 Hits/Views: 5,733
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Writer and poet Maxine Hong Kingston
Date: 4/12/2004 Hits/Views: 11,826
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Author of ten collections of poetry.
Date: 4/24/2006 Hits/Views: 38,624
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Michael Harper and his poetry.
Date: 1/26/2004 Hits/Views: 5,758
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Poet Monica de la Torre
Date: 4/21/2008 Hits/Views: 54,019
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Poet Natasha Tretheway reads from her work.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 43,999
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Richard O. Moore reads from his debut collection.
Date: 4/5/2010 Hits/Views: 39,214
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After hosting Lunch Poems for eight years
Date: 2/2/2004 Hits/Views: 47,775
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Poet Robin Blaser reads his work.
Date: 4/6/2009 Hits/Views: 71,162
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Reading of selected student poetry.
Date: 4/5/2010 Hits/Views: 73,089
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Poetry reading by Suji Kwock Kim
Date: 5/2/2005 Hits/Views: 10,222
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Postwar Central European poet Slovenian Toma alamun.
Date: 4/20/2009 Hits/Views: 51,744
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Poet Tracy K. Smith reads her work.
Date: 4/13/2009 Hits/Views: 53,281
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Best selling author at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/15/2010 Hits/Views: 80,347
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Writer Maxine Hong-Kingston
Date: 5/21/2007 Hits/Views: 74,298
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Melanie Abrams' new novel, Playing.
Date: 9/8/2008 Hits/Views: 34,981
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author.
Date: 12/22/2008 Hits/Views: 104,450
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U.S. Poet Laureate reads his poetry.
Date: 8/1/2005 Hits/Views: 112,348
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Author and founder of 350.org on climate change.
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 115,516
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"Lit," "Cherry" and "The Liars' Club" author Mary Karr
Date: 4/18/2011 Hits/Views: 53,240
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Author on race, Obama, hip hop poetry and Bill Cosby.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 154,296
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Musicians Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen.
Date: 4/25/2011 Hits/Views: 35,687
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author.
Date: 9/4/2001 Hits/Views: 9,363
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Novelist and poet Demetria Martinez.
Date: 8/11/2003 Hits/Views: 1,888
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Joan Didion discusses her latest work, Political Fictions.
Date: 12/2/2002 Hits/Views: 3,814
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Prize winning author discusses her new novel.
Date: 5/18/2004 Hits/Views: 11,541
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Performance of13th century Afghan-born poet's works.
Date: 6/23/2003 Hits/Views: 113,694
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A reading by poet Michael McClure.
Date: 11/20/2001 Hits/Views: 9,112
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Artists on the Cutting Edge: Angela Jackson
Date: 6/12/2001 Hits/Views: 2,227
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Best selling author.
Date: 10/28/2011 Hits/Views: 61,145
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Author Brownrigg reads from her work.
Date: 2/16/2009 Hits/Views: 57,044
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Pulitzer Prize-winning poet.
Date: 1/1/2007 Hits/Views: 65,721
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Poet, editor, and scholar Juliana Spahr
Date: 9/15/2008 Hits/Views: 64,331
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Trinidad resident Derek Walcott reads his poetry.
Date: 3/13/2001 Hits/Views: 57,701
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History of Steinbeck's novel.
Date: 10/23/2002 Hits/Views: 44,056
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Science fiction author reads a short story set at UCSD.
Date: 8/7/2001 Hits/Views: 19,255
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Author Vikram Chandra reads from his latest novel.
Date: 9/1/2008 Hits/Views: 59,184
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A reading in 2000 by novelist Greg Sarris.
Date: 10/23/2001 Hits/Views: 5,424
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Author reads from her work.
Date: 4/20/2009 Hits/Views: 76,508
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Standards for Grade(s): 612

Bay Area settings for mystery and detective novels.
Date: 12/5/2011 Hits/Views: 23,926
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Standards for Grade(s): 912

Berkeley faculty and staff read a favorite poem.
Date: 12/12/2011 Hits/Views: 40,229
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Author speaks at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/23/2011 Hits/Views: 49,221
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